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    Albino Personata For Sale In Karachi Clothes

  • Kenyan albino attack as Tanzania elections approach

    NAIROBI: Attackers in Kenya tried to hack off body parts from a man with albinism to sell for witchcraft, reports said Monday, rising fears of cross-border attacks from neighbouring Tanzania...

    "When I told them I had no money, they asked for ear or hand to sell in Tanzania...

  • Teacher charged with trying to sell albino girl for $10,000

    BLANTYRE: A Mala­wian teacher suspected of attempting to sell an albino schoolgirl for $10,000 was arrested on Tuesday, police said, as the country battles to stop albino killings fuelled by superstition...

    Ngulube was “caught by police on his way to selling the girl to an alleged Tanzanian businessman for six million Kwacha ($10,000),” said Chapola, adding it was likely she would be killed for her body parts...

  • Yellow turtle is albino, not a new species, says wildlife dept official

    KARACHI: With reference to reports circulated in social, print and electronic media regarding a yellow turtle found near Nindo town of Badin district being a new species, the Sindh wildlife ministry on Thursday said it was not rare as the turtle was albino...

    Saeed Akhtar Balouch, conservator in the ministry, said the turtle portrayed in pictures and footages was an albino amongst the Lissemys punctata (Indian flap shell turtle), a...

  • 'Smart' denim promises touchscreen tech clothes

    It's an ad from iconic US jeans maker Levi Strauss for Project Jacquard, an initiative with Google that the companies started two years ago for so-called “smart” denim...

    Once mainly the purview of athletic gear ? with moisture-wicking shirts and trousers and then clothing that can track motion, heart rate, and body temperature ? the new trend for fashion designers is to take everyday wear and transform it using new technologies... ...

  • ARTSPEAK: CLOTHES AND CULTURE

    Once in the departure lounge of Dubai airport waiting for a flight to Karachi, I was acutely aware that this dishevelled motley crowd of tired travellers that I saw there bore no resemblance to the heritage of elegant clothing and style the region was known for...

    What happened to the elegance of the everyday — to body language that carried the flow of the river, the swell of the desert dune and the stature of mountains?How did we...

  • PTI lawmaker rips his clothes in protest against budget

    ISLAMABAD: A member of the opposition on Wednesday chose a unique way to register his protest against the federal budget — tearing his clothes at the entrance of the Parliament — a move meant to reflect the state of the common person in Pakistan...

    MNA Hamidul Haq of the Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf had meant to tear his clothes in front of Finance Minister Ishaq Dar while he was speaking on the floor of the Assembly but was held back by...

  • Clothes shopping for men

    KARACHI: There is a market in the city that caters solely for men...

    If there are any women there, they are there to shop for their fathers, brothers, husbands or sons...

  • Student killed by trigger-happy policemen in plain clothes

    KARACHI: A college student selling a mobile phone was killed while a suspected robber posing as a buyer was wounded late on Sunday night when trigger-happy policemen in plain clothes fired at them in the Sindhi Muslim Cooperative Housing Society, officials said on Monday...

    The policemen, however, fled the area in a police mobile van shortly after the episode that drew the attention of the top officials who ordered an impartial probe...

  • Study finds Iceman wore clothes made of brown bear pelt, roe deer

    PARIS: The 5,300-year-old Alpine mummy known as the Tyrolean Iceman died wearing leather clothes and accessories harvested from no less than five wild or domesticated species, a DNA analysis published on Thursday revealed...

    A team led by Niall O’Sullivan, a researcher at the Institute for Mummies and the Iceman in Italy (and University College Dublin), put nine samples from Otzi’s leather accoutrements under the microscope to...

  • At least 22 dead in Parachinar clothes market blast

    PARACHINAR: At least 22 people were killed and dozens others wounded on Sunday in a blast at a used clothes market in Kurram Agency's Parachinar area...

    A sectarian outfit, Lashkar-e-Jhangvi (LeJ) 'international' wing, Lashkar-e-Jhangvi Al-Aalmi (LeJ World) claimed responsibility for the blast...

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